Reports Report 2314a (Event 2314-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2314-2019
Observer
NameKaren C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was bright enough to cast a shadow of the trees onto the ground as it lit up the sky and fell to the earth
Location
AddressFriars Hill, WV
Latitude38° 0' 52.62'' N (38.01°)
Longitude 80° 24' 3.04'' W (-80.4°)
Elevation719.24m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-05-25 22:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-05-26 02:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth262.35°
First azimuth255.96°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth296.34°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksthe ball of light broke into two and both had long white trails behind them and they disappeared behind our forest of trees. No fragments were left.